NAHB HMI Rises To 58 in June
- Record year expected for new home sales. Hare, David // Las Vegas Business Press;4/15/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 15, p10
Reports the expectation to produce a record year for the existing home sales in the U.S. Improvement in the economy; Increase in interest rates; Citation of the leading economic indicators.
- A balanced yet booming market. Zandi, Mark M.; Chen, Celia; Basel, Wesley // Mortgage Banking;Sep98, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p22
Focuses on the growth of the housing market in the United States during the first quarter of 1998. Effects of the Asian economic crisis on the financial market in the US; Factors contributing to the growth in housing demand in the country; Concerns about potential overbuilding in the housing...
- When a town's economy surges housing feels the ripple. Cobb, Kathy // Fedgazette;Oct94, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p1
Reports on the impact of economic growth on the housing sectors in states covered by the US Federal Reserve's Ninth District. Companies' expansion plans and their strain on housing supply; Housing as an issue in non-urban region business expansions; Industry analysts' comments. INSET: Housing...
- Trends in Affordable Housing. Song, Sora // Community Banker;Dec2000, Vol. 9 Issue 12, p37
Examines the different factors shaping the affordable housing sector of the United States. Impact of prevailing economic conditions in the U.S.; National homeownership rates; Increase in lending levels to low-income house buyers. INSET: How Affordable Is Your Neighborhood?.
- Builder Group Wants Others to Pitch In . // American Banker;4/30/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 82, p11
Focuses on the impact of economy on housing industry in the U.S. Percentage range projection for gross domestic product; Increase on mortgage rates; Expectation on housing production or house prices.
- Fed Says Home Values a Bulwark. // National Mortgage News;7/30/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 43
Reports the sophistication and complexities of the United States housing sector. Contribution of the housing industry in stabilizing the U.S. economy; Increase in housing prices according to the National Association of Realtors; Sustainability of consumer spending.
- Slowing economy has no effect on housing demand in county. Strempel, Dan // Fairfield County Business Journal;01/22/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p14
Describes the impact of a slowing United States economy on housing demand in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Projected demand for real estate in the area in 2001; Estimated number of housing units to be sold in 2001.
- Is there a housing boom ahead? Murray, Thomas J. // Management Review;Jun68, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p42
Discusses the prospects for a housing boom in the U.S. in the 1970s. Impact of the pent-up market demand for shelter; Concerns regarding the availability of funds to finance home construction and sales; Economic factors behind the projected housing boom in the U.S.
- Experts see a buyer's market for houses in most US areas. Halverson, Guy // Christian Science Monitor;6/5/95, Vol. 87 Issue 132, p8
Discusses the slow in the United States economy due to the fall in the sales of new and existing homes, as reported on June 5, 1995. Factors for prospective homeowners to consider when buying a house.